Chester Dewayne Turner (born November 5, 1966 in Warren, Arkansas) is a convicted serial killer. On April 30, 2007, he was convicted of the murders of 10 women in Los Angeles, and was also found guilty in the death of the unborn child of one of his victims. Prosecutors have called Turner 'one of the most prolific serial killers in the citys history'. On July 10, 2007, Turner was sentenced to death. Turner moved to Los Angeles with his mother when he was five years old, after his parents separated. He attended public schools in Los Angeles but dropped out of high school. Working for Domino's Pizza as a cook and delivery person as a young man, he lived with his mother until she moved to Utah. After that, he moved around to different homeless shelters and missions. Turner has been convicted of 11 murders that occurred in Los Angeles between 1987 and 1998.
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